Wars, conflicts and strategy on 2 March in Asian history

1969-03-02 clash

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON MARCH 2 IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 2, 2019

641: Chinese princess Wencheng marries Tibetan king Songtsan Gambo to seal the alliance between the two countries. She will contribute to the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet
http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/silk-road-05.html
http://www.tibettravel.org/tibet-history/princess-wencheng.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=Cw0pAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA204&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

641-03-02 songtsan bambo and Wencheng princess

1660: In now India, Siddi Jauhar’s army besieged Panhala, cutting off supply routes to the fort. Netaji Palkar, the Commander of the Maratha forces was on a mission away from Panhala harassing and attacking Adilshahi
http://www.indianetzone.com/48/seige_panhala_fort.htm
http://odetohistory.blogspot.fr/2012/04/city-fort-of-panhala.html

1815: Signature of the Kandyan Convention by British invaders and the king Sri Wichrema Rajasinghe of Kandyan kingdom
http://sundaytimes.lk/080302/KandyTimes/kandytimes_0025.html
http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=103775

1885: Battle of Hoa Moc, the most fiercely-fought action of the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885). At heavy cost, 1st Brigade of the Tonkin Expeditionary Corps defeat forces of the Black Flag and Yunnan Armies blocking the way to the besieged French post of Tuyen Quang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hoa_Moc

Combat de Lang-Kep.jpg

1943: U.S. and Australian land-based planes begin an offensive against a convoy of Japanese ships in the Bismarck Sea, in the western Pacific
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/worldwari1/p/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm
http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVLV67xILI4

1962: beginning of The Voice of Thailand People, a communist radio station based in China

1962: In a coup d’état, Burmese general Ne Win seizes the power
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ne_Win
http://www.oxfordburmaalliance.org/1962-coup–ne-win-regime.html

1962-03-02 coup Ne Win

1963: Border treaty between China and Pakistan
http://historypak.com/pakistan-china-boundary-agreement-1962/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Pakistan_Agreement

1965: Following an attack on a US Marine barrack at Pleiku (South Vietnam) the USA launched the Rolling Thunder operation by bombing North Vietnam
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/vietnam-war/operation-rolling-thunder/
http://thevietnamwar.info/operation-rolling-thunder/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTxrq_Erw-k

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UioXpOevRZg

1969: Soviet Union and Chinese forces clash at a border outpost on the Ussuri River (Around 70 die)
http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1971/jul-aug/marks.html
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB49/index2.html

1969-03-02 clash

 1991: Ranjan Wijeratne, Deputy Defense Minister, is assassinated by Tamil rebels
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/2/newsid_4201000/4201675.stm

2002: US intervention in Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda begins in Eastern Afghanistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.historyanswers.co.uk/history-of-war/day-operation-anaconda-begins/
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5mQtfv-oC8

2003: Four North Korean fighters surround an US spy plane, during 23 minutes,  240 km far from Japanese coasts in Yellow sea. First such incident since 1963
http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread5538/pg1

2009: Military officials from North Korea and the U.S.-led U.N. Command held their first high-level talks in nearly seven years
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapcf/03/02/nkorea.talks/index.html

 



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